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Payroll Specialist

San Fransisco
Job Type
3+ years
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Pranab Krishnan
Pranab Krishnan

About the role

Puzzl is looking for our first Payroll Specialist to join our team. This position is responsible for managing our payroll operations and providing oversight for processing payroll timely and accurately, collaborating with cross functional teams to manage new employee programs, and providing insights with regards to employee payroll compliance issues. In addition, as a subject matter expert, the Head of Payroll is also expected to lead new payroll initiatives such as SOX compliance and system implementations.

Our vision for a Head of Payroll team member is a highly organized individual who enjoys leading teams, chatting with customers, and is an all-time payroll enthusiast.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Subject matter expert on all things payroll-related with either FPC or CPP certification
  • 3+ years of payroll experience, ideally at a payroll company
  • You’re a high-energy individual with patience for resolving customer payment inquiries
  • You enjoy leading teams and teaching others about payroll
  • You want to work on a complex, far-reaching problem
  • You think you can beat us in a game of Catan


  • Assist with recruiting and developing the best in class talent that will be subject matter experts
  • Monitor the latest payrol and tax wage laws and regulations to maintain tax compliance
  • Ensure quarterly and annual filings and reports are reviewed, approved and filed timely and accurately
  • Provide support for internal and external tax, reporting, and filing inquiries
  • Provide support for navigating tax correspondence
  • Assist with internal payroll operations such as notarizing documents, payroll correspondence

We’re excited to hear from you

Email us at hello@joinpuzzl.com with the role’s name in the subject line. Attach any links to your portfolio (LinkedIn, personal website, Github, Dribbble, etc.) and a few words about why you are interested in Puzzl!

Why you should join Puzzl


Puzzl is a fintech startup focused on building payroll infrastructure. We help companies to build their own embedded payroll products.